Hairdressing - Level 3 Diploma


Hairdressing Studies - Level 3 Diploma

About the course

Are you looking to advance your technical hairdressing skills? This course gives you the knowledge and practical experience to progress your career as salon-based or self-employed hairdresser. This qualification is based on Hairdressing National Occupational Standards (NOS) and is recognised by the UK's leading hairdressing trade bodies/professional associations (i.e. National Hairdressing Federation, The Hairdressing Council, and The Freelance Hair and Beauty Federation) as being fit for purpose for preparing learners for a career as an advanced hairdresser/stylist.

You need to have a Level 2 qualification in Hairdressing.

You will develop your knowledge and ability in a range of techniques, including advanced cutting, styling and colouring. You will learn how to conduct an effective client consultation to ensure that your customer's needs are met, and will develop skills in selling products and services to clients. You will also learn how to work in accordance with health and safety procedures to ensure the wellbeing of your clients, your colleagues, and yourself.

You will be assessed on the practical work that you do in the hairdressing salon, as well as through observations, an e-portfolio, online testing, assignments and oral questioning.

On successful completion of the course, you will achieve the VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Hairdressing Studies.

Course information

Start date
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10 September 2018

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Course level
Level 3
Course code
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Health, Social and Child Care
Class Type
Part Time
Student Type
School Leavers